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Mammals of Mount Shasta

Hoofed Mammals

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Odocoileus columbianus. Columbia Black-tail Deer. [Odocoileus hemionus columbianus Black-tail Deer, Black-tailed Deer]

Black-tailed Deer
Black-tailed Deer (specimen from College of the Siskiyous)
Photographed by Debbie Harton

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus. Mule Deer.

Cervus occidentalis. Elk. [Cervus elaphus Wapiti]

Antilocapra americana. Prong-horn Antelope. [Pronghorn Antelope, American Antelope, Pronghorn]

Ovis canadensis. Bighorn; Mountain Sheep. [Bighorn Sheep]

Skull of Bighorn Sheep
Bighorn Sheep (specimen from College of the Siskiyous)
Photographed by Debbie Harton


Above excerpts from
Results of a Biological Survey of Mount Shasta, California
by C. Hart Merriam, 1899.
See
Introduction for further information.
 

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